Four Severely Flawed Portfolios

by Alan Gula
Submitted by Wall St. Daily as part of our contributors program Four Severely Flawed Portfolios By Alan Gula, Chief Income Analyst   If you can predict the future with certainty, then stop reading. This article isn’t for you. But if...
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The Best Dividend Stocks for 2015

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Submitted by Value Stock Guide as part of our contributors program The Best Dividend Stocks for 2015 by  Shailesh Kumar Which are the best dividend stock values that will potentially return superlative income and capital gains performance...
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What the Fear Index Is Telling Us About Stocks Now

by Michael Lombardi, MBA
Submitted by Profit Confidential as part of our   contributors program What the Fear Index Is Telling Us About Stocks Now Over the past few months, I warned my readers the stock market had become a risky place to be. While I also suggested e...
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Plunging Oil Prices Next Big Investment Opportunity?

by Mitchell Clark, B.Comm.
Submitted by Profit Confidential as part of our   contributors program Plunging Oil Prices Next Big Investment Opportunity? While corporate earnings continue to come in solid, stocks continue to be sold. It’s not all the time that stocks fo...
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Cree’s Q1’15 Results Hit By Weak LED Demand Though Lighting Continues To Grow Strongly

by Trefis Team
Leading LED manufacturer Cree (NASDAQ:CREE) reported its Q1 2015 earnings on October 21st. At $428 million, revenue was in line with the company’s preliminary earnings (announced on October 2), but weaker than its initial guidance of $440 m...
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Lexmark Earnings: MPS And Perceptive Business Propel Revenues

by Trefis Team
Lexmark International (NYSE:LXK) released its Q3 earnings on October 21st, and the company posted yet another quarter of solid results, as its managed printer services (MPS) and Perceptive software businesses delivered growth. Furthermore, the co...
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Kimberly-Clark Gains From Stronger Product Demand In International Markets

by Trefis Team
Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB) posted strong sales and profits in its third quarter ending September 30, 2014. Quarterly sales increased 3.4% to $5.45 billion, helped by an equal contribution from volume expansion and price increases. K-C Internationa...
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Broadcom’s Q3’14 Growth Driven By Strength In Connectivity & Broadband

by Trefis Team
Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM), a leading semiconductor provider for wired and wireless communications, reported is Q3 2014 earnings on October 21. At $2.26 billion, revenue was up 10.7% sequentially and up 5.3% year over year (at the high end of the gui...
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Colgate Pre-Earnings: Organic Sales In North America, Currency Headwinds In Emerging Markets In Focus

by Trefis Team
Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) is slated to release its Q3FY14 results on October 24th. Sales for the largest oral care product manufacturer have been tepid this year, due to significant impact from currency effects and the strengthening US dollar. ...
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Bristol-Myers Squibb Earnings Preview: What We Are Watching

by Trefis Team
Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY)  will release its Q3 2014 results on October 24th. We expect strong performance from its key drugs Eliquis and Yervoy. Additionally, the anti-viral drugs business will see the impact of the approval of the HCV drug...
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IBM Earnings: Revenues Miss Expectations Amidst Corporate Restructuring

by Trefis Team
International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) posted its Q3 results on October 20. The company reported a marked slowdown in business due to weak client spending and an anemic demand in software sector. As a result, the company reported 4% year-over...
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Harley-Davidson Earnings Review: Retail Sales Rise As Expected To Strengthen Year-End Shipment Estimates

by Trefis Team
On October 21st,  Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) announced lower revenues in Q3 compared to last year, on lower wholesale motorcycle shipments. This result was in line with analyst expectations as the company looked to hold-off shipping motorcycles, ...
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Lear Corporation Pre-Earnings: Strong U.S. And China Sales To Boost The Top Line In Q3

by Trefis Team
The automotive interiors supplier  Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) is scheduled to announce its third quarter results on October 24. With increases in global vehicle production levels this quarter, fueled by growth in North America and China, sales f...
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Dr. Pepper Snapple Pre-Earnings: Margins Could Expand On Higher Volumes And Pricing

by Trefis Team
Dr Pepper Snapple (NYSE:DPS) is scheduled to announce its third quarter results on October 23. While the S&P 500 Index has declined in the last three months, the company’s stock has grown by over 9%, outpacing the growth in  The Coca-Co...
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VeriSign Q3FY14 Preview: Company Strives To Regain Growth In The Face Of Competition

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VeriSign (NASDAQ:VRSN), the leader in the Domain Name System (DNS) market with a 47% market share, is set to release its third quarter earnings for the financial year 2014 on October 23rd. VeriSign is the authoritative registry service provider f...
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